Kan. Garmin International, the world's leading GPS
manufacturer, has taken two popular Garmin handheld GPS
receivers and rolled them into one great new unit -- the
GPS 12MAP. The GPS 12MAP combines the enhanced software
features of the popular GPS III® Plus with the rugged design
of the GPS 12.
is the perfect marriage of two extraordinary handheld GPS
units," said Gary Kelley, director of marketing, Garmin
International. "Now fans of Garmin's GPS 12 will have all
the physical features of their favorite unit plus the added
benefit of a detailed internal basemap."
to the GPS III Plus, the basemap on the GPS 12MAP will include
cartography information for North and South America including
a database of cities, interstates, lakes, rivers, railroads,
coastlines and exit information for the federal interstate
highway system. Even more remarkable, the GPS 12MAP takes
mapping one step further with an added CD- ROM capability.
Simply insert one of Garmin's MapSource® CD-ROMs into your
PC, and download mapping information into your 12MAP.
12MAP boasts the same physical characteristics as Garmin's
12CX including a rugged, waterproof case, dedicated zoom
keys for quick map scaling and a high resolution LCD display
complete with backlighting.
outdoorsman will truly have it all with this unit," said